Marlee Matlin

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
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Marlee Beth Matlin is an American actress, author, and activist. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Children of a Lesser God (1986) and to date is the only deaf performer to have won an Academy Award. Having won the award at the age of 21, she is also the youngest winner in the category. Her work in film and television has resulted in a... read more

Marlee Beth Matlin is an American actress, author, and activist. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Children of a Lesser God (1986) and to date is the only deaf performer to have won an Academy Award. Having won the award at the age of 21, she is also the youngest winner in the category. Her work in film and television has resulted in a Golden Globe award, with two additional nominations, and four Emmy nominations. Deaf since she was 18 months old, due to illness and high fevers, she is also a prominent member of the National Association of the Deaf. Her longtime interpreter is Jack Jason.

Birth Name

Marlee Beth Matlin

Born

Tuesday, 24 August 1965

Links

Actress Filmography

The 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards Self - Presenter 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Presenter 2022
A Night in the Academy Museum Self / Herself 2021
CODA Jackie Rossi 2021
A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote Self / Marlee Matlin 2020
The Drew Barrymore Show Self 2020
Limetown Deirdre Wells 2019
Multiverse Dierdre 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Guest, Self 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards Self - Presenter 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Presenter 2022
A Night in the Academy Museum Self / Herself 2021
CODA Jackie Rossi 2021
A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote Self / Marlee Matlin 2020
The Drew Barrymore Show Self 2020
Limetown Deirdre Wells 2019
Multiverse Dierdre 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Guest, Self 2019
CinemAbility: The Art of Inclusion Herself / Self 2018
This Close Annie 2018
The 70th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2016
Hollywood Medium Self 2016
The Magicians Harriet 2015
Code Black Kathy Byrne 2015
Quantico Jocelyn Turner 2015
Some Kind of Beautiful Cindy 2015
The One I Love Diner Patron 2014
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey Annie Jump Cannon 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self 2014
No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie Marlee Matlin / Herself 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Self - Guest 2013
Foreclosed Ally Turner 2013
Home & Family Self 2012
Excision Amber 2012
The Jeff Probst Show Self - Guest 2012
Larry King Now Herself - Guest 2012
Switched at Birth Melody Bledsoe 2011
Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump Self - Roaster / Herself 2011
The Great Food Truck Race Self - Customer 2010
Talk Stoop Self 2009
Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show Self 2009
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Glee Marlee Matlin 2009
Celebrity Ghost Stories Herself 2008
Sweet Nothing in My Ear Laura Miller 2008
Chelsea Lately Herself 2007
Baby Einstein: My First Signs Sign Language Instructor 2007
Rachael Ray Self 2006
What the Bleep!?: Down the Rabbit Hole Amanda 2006
My Name Is Earl Ruby Whitlow 2005
... A Father... A Son... Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Self 2005
Dancing with the Stars Self - Contestant, Self - Audience Member 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Herself 2005
What the #$*! Do We (K)now!? Lead / Amanda 2004
Desperate Housewives Alisa Stevens 2004
CSI: NY Gina Mitchum 2004
The L Word Jodi Lerner 2004
The Apprentice Herself - Contestant, Herself - Finalist, Herself - Guest Boardroom Advisor, Herself (archive footage) 2004
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Self, Self - Host 2003
I'm with Her Marlee Matlin 2003
Nip/Tuck Barbara Shapiro 2003
The 75th Annual Academy Awards Self - Past Winner 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Herself 2003
Askari Paula McKinley 2001
Kiss My Act Casey 2001
The Division Ann Polton 2001
Gideon's Crossing Lindsay Warren 2000
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Professor Julia Holden 2000
The West Wing Joey Lucas 1999
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Dr. Amy Solwey 1999
Judging Amy Eliza Spears 1999
Where the Truth Lies Dana Sue Lacey 1999
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars: America's Greatest Screen Legends Self 1999
Two Shades of Blue Beth McDaniels 1999
Family Guy Stella 1999
In Her Defense Jane Claire 1999
Freak City Cassandra / Cass 1999
When Justice Fails Katy Wesson 1999
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Self - Past Winner 1998
The Practice Sally Berg 1997
Dead Silence Melanie Charrol 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
Spin City Sarah 1996
Blue's Clues Marlee the Librarian 1996
The Daily Show Self - Guest, Self 1996
It's My Party Daphne Stark 1996
The Outer Limits Jennifer Winter 1995
The Walt Disney Company Presents the American Teacher Awards Self 1994
ER Sign Language Instructor 1994
The Puzzle Place Herself 1994
Sweet Justice Brianna Holland 1994
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Self / Self (archive footage) 1994
Hear No Evil Jillian Shanahan 1993
Picket Fences Mayor Laurie Bey, Laurie Bey 1992
The Larry Sanders Show Marlee Matlin 1992
The Player Marlee Matlin 1992
Adventures in Wonderland April Hare 1992
Oscar's Greatest Moments Self 1992
Reasonable Doubts Tess Kaufman, Tess Kaufman / Asst. Dist. Atty.Tess Kaufman 1991
One on One with John Tesh Self - Guest 1991
The Linguini Incident Jeanette 1991
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Film Sequence on Favorite Films 1991
Seinfeld Laura 1989
Bridge to Silence Peggy Lawrence 1989
The Pat Sajak Show Self - Guest 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself 1989
The 60th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1988
Walker Ellen Martin 1987
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Self 1987
The 59th Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1987
Children of a Lesser God Sarah Norman / Sarah 1986
The 58th Annual Academy Awards Self - Audience Member 1986
See Hear Self 1981
Entertainment Tonight Self 1981
Marie Self - Guest 1980
Working in the Theatre Self 1976
Sesame Street Self 1969

Producer Filmography

2004 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2000 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1994 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Nominated
1994 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1993 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1992 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1987 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Won
1987 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Won
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